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    Escape room game: Can you get out?

    Join the escape-room craze and put your mental skills to the test before time runs out
    08/26/2016 02:04 PM EDT
    PITTSFIELD — The laboratory door closes behind you, trapping you inside with a deadly pathogen.

    Photo Gallery | Get Out MindGames escape room in Pittsfield Full Story

    Ask an author: Five books you should read before summer is over
    08/26/2016 03:14 PM EDT - Reading list: While the heat of summer may be finally cooling off, there are still plenty of lazy, hazy days to fill with a good book. Full Story

    Rich season of fiction expected this fall
    08/26/2016 11:55 AM EDT - NEW YORK >> For the weightiest novel this fall, or most any season, Alan Moore has the grandest ambition. Full Story

    Winkler bonds with icons in new TV show
    08/26/2016 11:54 AM EDT - LOS ANGELES >> During an hour-long chat at his Los Angeles home, Henry Winkler does impressions of George Foreman, Terry Bradshaw and William Shatner (his co-stars in the new NBC reality series "Better Late Than Never"), walks like a ninja who suddenly sports jazz hands, and improvises a scene as the intolerant acting coach he plays in a new HBO comedy. Full Story

    Crafts: Make a picture perfect frame
    08/26/2016 01:55 PM EDT - Think back to kindergarten and your first picture frame, proudly put together out of glued Popsicle sticks, some yarn and maybe a splash of glitter. Full Story

    Short Answers: Photos should stay in the past
    08/26/2016 11:49 AM EDT - Dear Short Answers >> With all this publicity about Melania Trump's nude photos, my wife admitted to me that when she was an aspiring actress, she once had a nude photo session. Full Story

    Strange But True: A clear case of mistaken identity ...
    08/26/2016 11:48 AM EDT - Q: The moral of this story might be: Be wary of making documents with a valid ID number, even when clearly labeled a sample. Full Story

    Koryta's latest, 'Rise the Dark,' is suspenseful
    08/19/2016 01:27 PM EDT - Mark Novak, seen previously in Michael Koryta's "Last Words," is still seeking answers regarding the murder of his wife in "Rise the Dark. Full Story

    Book review: 'Mr Eternity' — Eternal love story for all ages
    08/19/2016 01:27 PM EDT - The premise Great Barrington resident Aaron Thier's newest novel, "Mr. Eternity," is that two young men, bored and seeking adventure, agree to travel from New York City to Key West to film a documentary about a very enigmatic man, Daniel Defoe, reputed to be 560 years old at the time of their arrival in 2016. Full Story

    Henson is busy: Cookie, a NASA hero and a memoir
    08/19/2016 01:23 PM EDT - BEVERLY HILLS >> Taraji P. Henson almost backed out of writing her autobiography because she was reluctant to expose herself to scrutiny. Full Story